Tampa, Fla. – January 12, 2016 – Adams and Reese is pleased to announce that Tampa Partner Robert “Bob” W. Boos has been elected to the firm’s Executive Committee, effective Jan. 1, 2016. The six-partner Adams and Reese Executive Committee oversees strategic operations of the multidisciplinary firm and its attorneys and staff. The law firm of Adams and Reese is home to nearly 300 attorneys and advisors practicing in 16 offices and 15 markets across the southern United States and Washington, D.C.
Boos joined Adams and Reese in 2010 as part of the firm’s expansion into Florida. As a litigation partner, Boos has more than 35 years of experience handling a broad and diverse range of business litigation matters. He has significant experience in the trial and arbitration of various types of complex commercial litigation matters, including products, construction, real estate and property, banking and securities, health care, contract, employment and probate litigation.
Boos has handled numerous class action cases, both in state and federal courts. He has also consistently been ranked among Best Lawyers in various litigation areas including Business, Construction, Bankruptcy and Real Estate Litigation, and is consistently named among Florida’s Legal Elite.
In the community, Boos belongs to the UCLA Alumni Club, the University of Notre Dame Alumni Club, the Builders Association of Greater Tampa, Inc. and the Tampa Chamber of Commerce. He also coaches youth baseball, softball, basketball and soccer, and serves on the boards of the Tampa Theatre and the Tampa Bay Little League.
Boos is admitted to practice law in Florida, Illinois and the District of Columbia. He earned his Juris Doctor degree from UCLA Law School in 1979 and a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology from Notre Dame in 1976.
Boos was elected to the Adams and Reese Executive Committee along with New Orleans Partner Edwin C. Laizer. Columbia, South Carolina Partner William “Bill” P. McElveen, Jr. was elected to Chair the firm’s Executive Committee, effective Jan. 1, 2016.
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Adams and Reese is a multidisciplinary law firm with nearly 300 attorneys and advisors strategically located in 16 offices across 15 markets throughout the southern United States and Washington, D.C. American Lawyer includes Adams and Reese on its distinguished list of the nation’s top law firms – “The Am Law 200”. The National Law Journal also includes the firm on the “NLJ 350” list of the nation’s largest law firms.